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Paris is locking down the Eiffel Tower in anticipation of more violent clashes between protesters and police

Sathiri Kelpa/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images French authorities are bracing for further anti-government protests over the weeke.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 7th, 2018

Memphis Riot Over Fatal U.S. Marshal Shooting Injures 24 Police Officers

Violent clashes with protesters in Memphis, Tennessee resulted in at least 24 police officers with injuries. The protests came following the shooting death of a man killed by US Marshals .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 14th, 2019

Yellow Vest Riots in Paris Hit Economy With $1.1 Billion Retail Loss and Closed Tourist Sites

Eiffel Tower and Grand Palais. many shops and restaurants to close Saturday The “gilets jaunes,” or yellow vest violent protests in Paris are taking a heavy toll on .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 7th, 2018

France Prepares for “Ultra-Violent” Protests This Weekend

France Prepares for “Ultra-Violent” Protests This Weekend France is mobilizing tens of thousands of police officers and closing landmarks including the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre as authorities warned that anti-government protests Saturday co.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsDec 7th, 2018

Strong police presence in Paris before planned protests

A strong police presence deployed in Paris on Saturday for planned demonstrations by the "yellow vest" protesters, with authorities repeating calls for calm after protests in previous weekends turned violent......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 15th, 2018

Bare-Breasted "Mariannes" Face Off With French Police; Tear Gas, Pepper Spray Used On Protesting Yellow Vests

Week five of Yellow Vest demonstrations turned violent after protesters in Paris began to scuffle with police.  Ju.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 15th, 2018

French ‘Yellow Vest’ Protest are Deadly

A French yellow vest protester’s hand was ripped apart Saturday during violent clashes in Paris as demonstrators tried to storm the French National Assembly in a 13th week runnning of unrest. Police said t.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsFeb 10th, 2019

$1.6B pipeline proposed to move North Dakota crude oil

Two companies are proposing a $1.6 billion pipeline to move North Dakota crude oil, making it the biggest such project in the state since the Dakota Access pipeline that sparked violent clashes between protesters and law enforcement in 2016 and 2017......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 11th, 2019

French ‘Yellow Vest’ Protesters Out in the Streets of Paris for 21st Weekend

Protesters from the ‘yellow vest‘ movement are on the streets of France for a 21st weekend running, with 1000’s gathered for a march across Paris. Paris police have fine-tuned their strategy of being more mobile and proactive to c.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsApr 6th, 2019

French ‘Yellow Vest’ Protesters Clash With Police in Paris

Saturday, some yellow vest protesters clashed with French police firing tear gas after a peaceful march through Paris, as tougher security measures and protest bans in high-risk neighborhoods prevented the rioting that devastated the capital a we.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMar 23rd, 2019

French ‘Yellow Vest’ Protesters Turned Violent Saturday

FLASH: French yellow vest protesters have clashed with riot police near the Arc de Triomphe on the 18th weekend running of demonstrations against President Emmanuel Macron. Protesters threw smoke bombs and oth.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMar 16th, 2019

Western-Backed Regime Change Looms As Armenia PM Resigns Following Mass Protests

After 11 days of mass protests and violent clashes over the perceived power-grab following the outgoing Armenian President's election to Prime Minister, Serzh Sargsyan has resigned and police have .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 23rd, 2018

South Africa riots force President Ramaphosa to cut short London summit

Ramaphosa expressed "serious concern" over clashes between police and protesters.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 20th, 2018

Protesters ousted from Sorbonne; French train strikes resume

Paris riot police have cleared out students seeking to occupy the Sorbonne university in Paris, as part of a season of protests against President Emmanuel Macron's reforms......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 13th, 2018

Pictures show Paris erupting during May Day rally, with protesters torching a McDonald"s

Getty A group of masked anarchists dressed mostly in black clothing hijacked a May Day rally in Paris on Tuesday, torching a vehicle, a McDonald's, looting stores, and throwing cobble stones at riot police, according to Reuters.  About 1,200 protes.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 1st, 2018

In Pictures: U.S. Embassy Move to Jerusalem Sparks Violent Clashes Between Israeli Troops and Palestinian Protesters

Photos of violent clashes between Israeli troops and Palestinian protesters as the U.S. Embassy moves to Jerusalem......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 14th, 2018

New Normal? Paris Puts Massive Bulletproof Walls Around Eiffel Tower To Combat Potential Terrorist Attacks

Authored by Gabrielle Okun via The Daily Caller, Paris is putting bulletproof walls around the Eiffel Tower to combat potential .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 15th, 2018

Inside China"s Incredible "Fake Cities": Why Even Xi Jinping Couldn"t Stop Replicas of The World"s Greatest Landmarks

Over 5,000 miles away from Paris is a 354-foot replica of the Eiffel Tower......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 12th, 2018

Tourists frustrated as Eiffel Tower closes in peak season

Visitors descending upon the Eiffel Tower at the peak of the August tourist season are voicing frustration that the beloved Paris monument is closed......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 2nd, 2018

Police Raid Zimbabwe Opposition Office, Party Says

Police seized computers and arrested several people in a raid of the offices of Zimbabwe’s main opposition party, a day after three people died in clashes between the military and protesters angry over the slow release of presidential election results......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 2nd, 2018

Police Raid Zimbabwe Opposition Office

Police seized computers and arrested several people in a raid of the offices of Zimbabwe’s main opposition party, as the death toll grew from clashes between the military and protesters angry over the slow release of presidential-election results......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 2nd, 2018